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Deacon King Kong


In September 1969, a fumbling, cranky old church deacon known as Sportcoat shuffles into the courtyard of the Cause Houses housing project in south Brooklyn, pulls a .45 from his pocket, and, in front of everybody, shoots the project's drug dealer at point-blank range. The reasons for this desperate burst of violence and the consequences that spring from it lie at the heart of Deacon King Kong, James McBride's funny, moving novel and his first since his National Book Award-winning The Good Lord Bird. In Deacon King Kong, ...

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Deacon King Kong
2021, Riverhead Books

ISBN-13: 9780735216730

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Deacon King Kong
2020, Riverhead Books

ISBN-13: 9780735216723


Deacon King Kong
2020, Random House Large Print Publishing

ISBN-13: 9780593171837

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Deacon King Kong
2020, Penguin Audiobooks

ISBN-13: 9780593166970

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Deacon King Kong
2020, Riverhead (Hc)

ISBN-13: 9780593189306

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